Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Lucinda Gingerich[1]

Female 1879 - 1937  (57 years)


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  • Name Lucinda Gingerich 
    Born 25 Nov 1879  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Lucinda Snider 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00039-3200.5 
    Died 18 Aug 1937  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I6016  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Bishop Abraham B. Gingrich,   b. 24 Dec 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1938, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Lydia Shantz,   b. 10 Mar 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1928  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 9 Sep 1877  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F1846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Addison M. Snider,   b. 13 May 1877, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1950, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1903  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Children 
     1. Margaret Snider,   b. 1906, of, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1984  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1879 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1903 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1937 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Snider.- Lucinda Gingrich was born Nov. 25, 1879, in Waterloo Co., Ont.; died Aug. 18, 1937 at her home in Elmira, Ont.; aged 57 y. 8 m. 24 d. She was married to Addison M. Snider Sept. 2, 1903. She is survived by her bereaved husband, 1 daughter (Mrs. John M. Horst), 8 grandchildren, an aged father, 2 sisters and 6 brothers (Mrs. Abram C. Snider, Cyrus, Ira, Addison and Irvin, all of Guernsey, Sask.; Abram of Bridgeport, Mrs. Hy Knoll of Elmira, and Angus of New Hamburg). Sister Snider might he better known as a daughter of our aged Bishop Abraham Gingrich. Through her illness, which lasted for nine months, she bore her sickness with Christian patience and was fully resigned to the will of God. She united with the Mennonite Church in her youth and was a faithful member until her death, Funeral services were conducted at the home by Bro. Reuben Dettwiler and assisted at the church by Bros. Jonas Snider and Roy Koch. Burial in the adjoining cemetery. Her last message to the dying world:

      "Dear friends, as you pass me by,
      As you are now so once was I;
      But now I am as you must be,
      Prepared to meet eternity."

      Gospel Herald, October 14, 1937 - Vol. XXX, No.29

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 695.

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich f-5 Page 13.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 13.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, October 14, 1937 - Obituary of Lucinda Gingerich.

    5. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 44.

    6. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 19, 1950 - Obituary of Addison M. Snider.

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011104-77.
      011104-77 (Waterloo Co.) Abraham GINGERICH, 20, farmer, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, s/o John & Anna married Lydia SCHANTZ, 20, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, d/o Joseph & Catharine, witn Adam MUELLER of Waterloo, 9 September 1877 in Waterloo.

    8. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 8, 1938 - Obituary of Abraham B. Gingrich.

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 20 Sep 1877.
      09 Sep 1877 By Pastor Schneider in Waterloo, Abraham Gingrich was married to Lydia Schantz, both of Waterloo Township.

    10. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), 3 Sept. 1903 p. 2, col. 1.